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Jan Petrus

Legal Assistant
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NOTE: Jan Petrus is not licensed to practice in New Mexico

Jan Petrus is the glue that holds Bandas Law Firm together: She assists in all aspects of preparing a case for trial and is responsible for coordinating the clients’ needs and keeping our clients up to date on case progress. She has over 40 years of experience as a legal assistant, mostly in serious personal injury matters, and has been with our firm for 20 of them.

As the office manager and legal assistant at the Bandas Law Firm, Jan is in regular contact with our clients. She assists in client intake, fact investigation, calendaring, medical workups, discovery, document production, coordinating depositions, and working with experts. She is also responsible for coordinating the clients’ needs and keeping them updated on a regular basis.


  • Jan has trained in numerous paralegal programs throughout her legal career.

Professional Associations & Memberships

  • Member, American Trial Lawyers Association Paralegal Organization

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  • There Are No Upfront Legal Fees

    We handle these cases on a contingency fee basis and will handle all legal fees, court costs, and expert fees for any medical tests or exams.

  • We Understand the Medicine

    Our attorneys not only take the time to understand the evidence in your case, but also the pathology and medical techniques used in your specific situation.

  • You'll Always Work With an Attorney

    Birth injury cases require extensive research, trial experience, and medical knowledge, which is why we only have our most experienced attorneys handle these claims.

  • We're Here When You Need Us

    We're here for you through every step of your case and respond to calls 24/7 to make sure you're staying informed every step of the way.

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